|The Pit-Prop Syndicate - Freeman Wills Crofts|
Classic 1920s detective novel, w. 3 maps
Keywords: detective novel; epub
|The Cask - Freeman Wills Crofts|
Freeman Wills Crofts (1 June 1879—11 April 1957) was a foremost writer of the Golden Age of Detection Fiction during the 1920s-1930s.
Keywords: detective novel, epub
|The Chief Legatee - Anna Katharine Green|
LibriVox recording of The Chief Legatee by Anna Katharine Green. Read in English by Tony Oliva "I was married to-day in Grace Church. At the altar my bride--you probably know her name, Miss Georgian Hazen--wore a natural look, and was in all respects, so far as any one could see, a happy woman, satisfied with her choice and pleased with the éclat and elegancies of the occasion. Half-way down the aisle this all changed...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; Mystery; detective novel
|The Moonstone - Wilkie Collins|
Librivox recording of The Moonstone, by Wilkie Collins. The story concerns a young woman called Rachel Verinder who inherits a large Indian diamond, the Moonstone, on her eighteenth birthday. The book is widely regarded as the precursor of the modern mystery and suspense novels. T. S. Eliot called it 'the first, the longest, and the best of modern English detective novels'. It contains a number of ideas which became common tropes of the genre: a large number of suspects, red herrings, a crime be...
Keywords: detective novel; mystery; scotland yard; fiction; audio book; librivox
Downloads: 131,878 (3 reviews)
|Clara Vaughan, Vol. II - Richard Doddridge Blackmore|
LibriVox recording of Clara Vaughan, Vol. II by Richard Doddridge Blackmore. Read by LibriVox Volunteers CLARA VAUGHAN, the young heroine, narrator, and namesake for R. D. Blackmore’s early detective novel, is determined to solve the mystery of her father’s murder—a crime that occurred when she was only 10 years of age. Volume II of the trilogy continues the account of Clara’s adventures, romances, and encounters with many eccentric characters, when, years later, she devotes herself to ...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; detective novel; romantic movement; british novelists
Downloads: 629 (1 review)
|Le Mystère de la chambre jaune - Gaston Leroux|
This is a LibriVox recording of Le Mystère de la chambre jaune, by Gaston Leroux. Read in French by Naf Brusa and Nadine Eckert-Boulet. Ceci est un enregistrement LibriVox du Mystère de la chambre jaune, par Gaston Leroux. Lu par Naf Brusa et Nadine Eckert-Boulet. Le mystère est grand. On a essayé de tuer mademoiselle Stangerson dans une chambre fermée de l'intérieur, aucun accès visible, volets clos.....
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; meurtre; roman policier; Rouletabille; crime; chambre close; detective story; detective novel; french novel